Media Relations & Press Releases
Will County Health Department Talks "Food Safety"

Press Release: Will County Health Department Talks "Food Safety"

Updated FDA Food Code Takes Effect January 1, 2019

Wednesday, October 31, 2018/Author: Environmental Health Staff/Number of views (197)/ Article rating: No rating
Attendees are considered operators of “Level 1 risk” food facilities. more...
Hepatitis A Vaccine Available for People At Highest Risk

Press Release: Hepatitis A Vaccine Available for People At Highest Risk

CDC has reported hepatitis A outbreaks in states across the county

Wednesday, October 24, 2018/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (231)/ Article rating: No rating
High Risk Groups Include:  Users of injection/non-injection drugs, homeless, people with chronic liver disease. more...
National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week: New Standards and Precautions

Press Release: National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week: New Standards and Precautions

Home Visits Still Required at 10 Level, Follow-up Action Needed at 5 Level

Tuesday, October 23, 2018/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (166)/ Article rating: No rating
Important to find out what actually caused the high blood lead level. more...
Community Health Center Receives Grant for New Medication Option in Treating Opioid Addiction

Press Release: Community Health Center Receives Grant for New Medication Option in Treating Opioid Addiction

Grant for Suboxone from Health Resources and Service Administration

Thursday, October 11, 2018/Author: Community Health Center Staff/Number of views (265)/ Article rating: No rating
An addition to medication-assisted treatment options. more...
"CURE STIGMA" is a Goal for This Year's Mental Health Awareness Week

Press Release: "CURE STIGMA" is a Goal for This Year's Mental Health Awareness Week

NAMI video describes “stigma” as a “contagious, toxic disease"

Wednesday, October 10, 2018/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (204)/ Article rating: No rating
Mental illness is an illness of a PART of the body, the BRAIN.
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PREGNANCY INFANT LOSS AWARENESS MONTH TURNS 30, EFFORT CONTINUES

Press Release: PREGNANCY INFANT LOSS AWARENESS MONTH TURNS 30, EFFORT CONTINUES

Grieving Parents Need Support, Encouragement, Resources

Friday, October 5, 2018/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (170)/ Article rating: No rating
Attending a support group meeting can be a major step. more...
Dr. Veronica Arauz Joins Community Health Center Line-up of Bilingual Ob/Gyne

Press Release: Dr. Veronica Arauz Joins Community Health Center Line-up of Bilingual Ob/Gyne

A Trio of Bilingual OB/Gyne Providers is Now Available

Friday, August 3, 2018/Author: Community Health Center Staff/Number of views (665)/ Article rating: No rating
Recalls choosing her career at an early stage of her life. more...
Push for Registration and Utilization of "Patient Portal" is Bringing Results

Press Release: Push for Registration and Utilization of "Patient Portal" is Bringing Results

Having Medical Histories, as Well as Latest Test Results, Altogether.

Friday, July 13, 2018/Author: Community Health Center Staff/Number of views (734)/ Article rating: No rating
A federal government initiative designed to help medical patients have access to their online health records at one spot. more...
Sad to Say: We May be in for a Long Term Suicide Watch

Press Release: Sad to Say: We May be in for a Long Term Suicide Watch

Those Struggling Must be Taken Seriously, Not Ignored

Wednesday, June 13, 2018/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (853)/ Article rating: No rating
Self-medication with alcohol and substance use can make situations worse. more...
Hernia Awareness Month: How Much Do You Know?

Press Release: Hernia Awareness Month: How Much Do You Know?

Common Surgical Procedures Can Usually Fix the Problem

Wednesday, June 13, 2018/Author: Community Health Center Staff/Number of views (808)/ Article rating: No rating
To avoid hernias, it is best to lift with your knees and not your back, and not lift anything too heavy for your body, more...
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